Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Research

Russia-based Facebook operation targeted Europe with anti-Ukraine messaging

By Nika Aleksejeva, with Roman Osadchuk, Sopo Gelava, Jean Le Roux, Mattia Caniglia, Daniel Suárez Pérez, and Alyssa Kann, for DFRLab Network uncovered by the...

Russia’s War in Ukraine: Russia’s Propaganda War

By Igor Gretsky, for International Centre for Defence and Security The ninth Brief in the “Russia’s War in Ukraine” series concerns Russia’s propaganda war. Igor Gretskiy,...

Russian propaganda is making inroads with right-wing Canadians

By Philip Mai, Alyssa N. Saiphoo, Anatoliy Gruzd, Felipe Bonow Soares, for The Conversation On July 8, Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister Mélanie Joly announced new sanctions against...

Russia as Evil: False Historical Parallels. Some peculiarities of Russian Political Culture

Today, many people are trying to compare Putin’s Russia regime with Hitler’s Germany. Indeed, the two states have much in common, particularly the human-hating...

Alternative for “Peace:” German Far-Right and Leftist Parties Help Kremlin Propaganda

By Vitalii Rybak, for UkraineWorld On April 28, after weeks of intense debate, the German Bundestag approved a law authorizing the delivery of heavy weapons to Ukraine....

Russia-Ukraine War through the Prism of Mass Communications

Serhiy Kvit, President of the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy,  Professor at Mohyla School of Journalism Ukraine’s struggle for independence from Russia has become truly...

From Rome to Kyiv, Passing Through Moscow: Russian Strategic Narratives in the Italian Public...

By Lorenzo Crippa, for RKK ICDS The current Italian government strongly supports Ukraine’s efforts to defend itself against Russia’s invasion. This support, mobilised under the...

Academic ‘Mother Teresa’ or Unbearable lightness of moral relativism

By Olha Kovalska With the outbreak of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, European governments, as well as individual universities, have established emergency funds to support...

Supported by the Kremlin in the information war, Lukashenko started dropping hints of a...

By Laima Venclauskienė, for DebunkEU.org After a major crackdown at the Belarusian border with Poland in the beginning of November, known disinformation sources were publishing...

2021 Disinfo Research Highlights

By EU vs Disinfo With the body of research growing rapidly, we know a lot more about the mechanics and impact of disinformation than we...